Conference Publication Information
The proceedings of this conference will be published as part
of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific conference series. The title of the publication is expected to
be Virtual Observatories of the Future and will be edited by Robert J.
Brunner, S. George Djorgovski, and Alexander Szalay. All registered conference
attendees will receive a copy as part of their registration fee. If you have
online material relating to, or including your presentation (e.g., PowerPoint presentations),
feel free to send us the link and we can link to it on the online conference
submitting a manuscript for publication must complete the ASP copyright
agreement found in the registration folder. We strongly encourage you to
return this completed form to us prior to the completion of the
conference. You can always inform us of changes to the title or author
list at a later date.
Deadline is August 1, 2000.
page limit will be enforced:
Pages for poster presentations.
pages for 15 minute oral presentations and working group reports.
pages for longer oral presentations and general discussions.
exemptions will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
must use LaTex and the new PASP LaTex style file.
Obtaining the Latex Template and Style files:
style file and a template LaTex article can be obtained from the ASP web
Preparing the paper:
- Prepare your paper following
the instructions in the newpaspman.tex files.
- The stated page limits will be
- Include at least 3 keywords in
your LaTeX file that are appropriate for your manuscript. We need these keywords to construct the
index for the volume.
- Check your paper
Submitting your paper:
- Identify your paper by using
the last name plus the first name initial of the first author:
- Any EPS figures should be
identified in a similar way:
- Authors with multiple papers
will need to follow a similar convention:
- tar and gzip your files before
submitting (replace smithj with your name!):
% tar -cvf smithj.tar smithj.tex smithj1.eps smithj2.eps
% gzip smithj.tar
- Deposit the gzipped tar file
% ftp ftp.astro.caltech.edu
ftp> [log in as anonymous]
ftp> [use your email address as
ftp> cd incoming
ftp> put smithj.tar.gz
Manuscripts must be
received no later than August 1st, 2000 in order to be assured publication in